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The Tourist Information of Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers guided snowshoe hikes on easy routes that are also suitable for beginners. On principle, adolescents and adults having a shoe size of 38 (according to the Continental European System; UK: 5-5.5; US: 6-6.5) or more can participate. For further information and registration, please call: +49 8821 180 736
Rest StopElmauer Alm
Safety informationEnsure to check the up-to-date avalanche warnings. This snowshoeing tour is also perfect for beginners.
Note that you are going on the tour at your own risk. Garmisch-Partenkirchen Tourismus assumes no liability. Observe the local information and route descriptions.
For Alpine emergencies: Phone 112 (Mountain Rescue Service)
Weather forecast for the local mountains of the Bayerische Zugspitzbahn Bergbahnen cable car company: Phone +49 8821 797 979
Tips, hints and linkswww.gapa.de
Getting thereTake the motorway A95 in the direction of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. At the end of the motorway at Eschenlohe, continue on state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. After the tunnel, follow the signs to Partenkirchen/Mittenwald/Innsbruck. Near the end of the town, signs will point you to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
If you are coming from Mittenwald/Innsbruck, follow the state road B2 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and turn left at the first possibility. Follow the signs to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).
Then coming from Reutte/Ehrwald/Tirol/Grainau via the state road B23, drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and turn right onto Gernackerstraße at the second traffic light. Follow the signs to Partenkirchen/Mittenwald/Innsbruck. Near the end of the town, signs will point you to the Olympia Skistadion (Olympic Skiing Stadium).